Tefillin on Women? Feminist Prayer Group Challenges Chabad on Its Own Turf

As well as a steady stream of insults, bewilderment and even spitting, members of Women of the Wall find some takers at their phylacteries booth

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The Orthodox Chabad rabbi beckoning male passersby to perform the mitzvah of laying tefillin is virtually a fixture on this busy downtown Jerusalem thoroughfare. Today, though, he s got some competition on his...